Perfect transition coat-Knee Length Coat 12/2010 #101

Added Jan 9, 2014

by Nikki Brooks...

Washington Dc, U...

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Description

I’m one of those people that adore 3/4 sleeve coats, they look awesome but are not built for frigid temperatures. The perfect solution to combat cold and transition your fall coats is the addition of the coat with corresponding arm warmers. When I saw this beautiful Italian wool fabric at Moodfabrics.com, I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it. This fabric is much more special in person, it has a drape which makes it perfect for this loose fitting coat. It’s tightly woven, irons well and sews perfectly.

I used this downloaded Burdastyle pattern Knee Length Coat 12/2010 #101 with the following alterations

-Removed 4" from the hem
-Converted pattern sleeve into 3/4 length
-Added leather and wool arm warmers-tutorial located on my blog http://www.beautejadore.com/2012/11/diy-leather-wool-arm-warmers.html

www.beautejadore.com

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes

Credits

beautejadore
Mood fabrics wool

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    Jan 20, 2014, 01.29 PMby sunriseruby

    Love it!

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    Jan 12, 2014, 04.23 AMby Lee Avant

    yeah, that’s pretty fly:)

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    Jan 11, 2014, 11.52 PMby cris orange

    Very stylish especially with the arm warmers.

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    Jan 10, 2014, 10.38 PMby Mary Athey

    Fabulous coat and it looks gorgeous on you. The leather arm warmers are so clever x

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    Jan 10, 2014, 10.13 PMby slmnstyle

    Gorgeous coat! I LOVE the leather and wool addition. Very chic!

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    Jan 10, 2014, 08.45 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    Nice coat! Great idea with the wool arm warmers – thanks for sharing! ;)

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    Jan 9, 2014, 11.41 PMby rita61

    Nice. Thanks for sharing the arm warmers pattern.

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    Jan 9, 2014, 11.12 PMby mojo elgin

    Love it!

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    Jan 9, 2014, 10.31 PMby Lora Martinez

    Oh wow! I love it, you look so chic.

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